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More Information: Rhododendron 'Dream of Kings'


R. 'Dream of Kings' 
Photo: Lonnie Player

Predominant Flower Color:  Purple

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 3" across, light purple with a large, dark purple blotch. Conical truss holds 16-20 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Late Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves narrowly elliptic to elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, 6" long, glossy, dark green, held for 2 years. Upright, moderate branching habit.

Height:  4 feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  0F  ( -18C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   Arthur Bedford x Purple Splendour

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Frederick, Jr

Registration Reference:  ARS 773

Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on weather and growing conditions.
Cold hardiness temperature is also an approximate value.


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